#077 Precious Lives: Applying Natural Disaster Training To Support Families After A Homicide
Say a tornado hits Milwaukee today. What would people need? Temporary shelter, house repairs, family counseling, financial planning support.
Well, when there’s a drive-by shooting and a little girl dies, her family needs a lot of the same things. Although shootings aren’t natural, emergency disaster relief strategies completely apply.
This is one way Milwaukee chaplains with the Salvation Army have been trained to deal with trauma.